Siena College will host "Religious Revivals, Utopian Societies, and the Shaker Experience in America," an NEH Landmark Workshops for School Teachers in June and July 2016.
As an NEH Summer Scholar you will:
Gain a deeper understanding and appreciation for the connection between religion, culture, and economics in early American history
Engage in interactive seminars with scholars and specialists in American religion, history, and art history
Tour Hancock Shaker Village, Shaker Museum Mount Lebanon and Watervliet Shaker Historic District
Examine rare manuscripts at the New York State Library and artifacts at the New York State Museum
June 19 - June 25, 2016 or June 26 - July 2, 2016
Siena College, Albany, New York